An infected tooth is not only sensitive and uncomfortable, it’s also capable of spreading to adjacent teeth and causing further infections. If you don’t get timely treatment from specialist dentist these infections can lead to abscesses. In worst case scenario it may require extraction of the infected teeth. However, advancement in medical science and dentistry has the solution which is commonly known as root canal treatment.
It is also known as Endodontics. Root canal treatment is needed when pulp tissue in the root chamber beneath a tooth becomes infected. The treatment remove the infected material from the inside of the tooth without causing unnecessary damage to the tooth structure.
At Dental Cosmetic Center of Edison, we’ll be able to make sure your tooth is pain-free and in good shape after the treatment.
You may have this question in mind before consulting a root canal specialist. The pulp is most sensitive innermost part of tooth. This pulp contains a mix of blood vessels and nerves, and it extends from the very tip of the roots right up to the crown. A pulp damage in particular tooth leads to symptoms like pain to heat or cold sensitivity, or perhaps swelling or gum tenderness. As an expert dentist we will identify the problem causing tooth and heal the pain via root canal treatment.
We at Dental Cosmetic Center of Edison have a experienced root canal specialist in-house. Our root canal specialist in Edison will ask about your symptoms and examine you. In certain cases we may also ask you about your medical history and any previous treatment you have had on your teeth. We understand you pain concerns and complete treatment usually done under local anesthesia.
We have very transparent policies for all the treatment we provide at our clinic. We may use the opportunity to understand what will happen, and you can help yourself by preparing questions to ask about the risks, benefits and any alternatives to the procedure.
If you feel that a root canal treatment may be for you then call today to make an appointment to see our dentist here in Edison.